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Mferguson
Birmingham, AL
Morning/Noon Weather for FOX6 WBRC
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We begin our morning under fair skies with temps in the 60s to 70s. Look for isolated "Summer-like" isolated showers to begin popping up this afternoon in the heat of the day...highs in the upper 80s...and winds out of the west at 5 mph. Tonight most showers should go away... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We dealing with some patchy dense fog this morning and temps in the 60s. The lowest visibility is into northeast Alabama. It's probably a good idea to leave a little earlier for work or school in the foggiest areas and drive slowly. The heat and humidity will remind us we... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin the day with a few clouds moving through our area. Temps started out in the 60s for us this morning. This afternoon it's back to that Summer feel to the air out there. Look for mostly clear to partly cloudy skies...highs near 87...and east winds around 5 mph.... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our Thursday morning with mostly cloudy skies and temps in the 60s. Today should see decreasing clouds with temperatures in the low to mid 80s. Our forecast will remain mainly dry through the upcoming weekend. The high school football forecast looks mostly clear with temperatures in the 70s.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We have an overcast day headed our way again today, but it shouldn't be as wet. The remnants of Irma may be able to squeeze out an isolated brief shower for some, but that's about it. We begin the day with temps in the 50s for most. Look for highs... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin the morning with wet roadways, but the wind speeds aren't too bad. Irma is now a tropical depression, so all tropical storm warnings have been lifted for east Alabama. Don't forget your umbrella this morning, and look out for slick spots on the roadways. Look for light rain... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Hurricane Irma is now a category-1 with sustained winds of 85 mph. Irma was just north of Spring Hill, Florida. East Alabama is still under a Tropical Storm Warning through early Tuesday morning. Winds between 30-and-45 mph are possible through that time period. Today our chance of rain is about... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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FIRST ALERT: Irma could be headed our way after all. Between Monday and Wednesday of next week (mainly Tuesday and Wednesday) we could be affected by Irma's winds and rain. The system will either be a weak tropical storm or depression by then, so the biggest threat would be rainfall... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Today should be a beautiful day...we began the morning in the 50s in most places. Some areas even dropped into the 40s. Temps should rebound today into the upper 70s...with mostly sunny skies...and NE winds at 5-10 mph. Expect wonderful weather on Friday tomorrow through the weekend. Under mostly clear... Continue reading
Posted Sep 7, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our morning with overcast skies and temps in the 60s to 70s. We should see decreasing clouds during the day today, with highs topping out in the mid to upper 70s. Look for a very tranquil weather pattern for us through Monday, with mostly clear skies...morning temps in... Continue reading
Posted Sep 6, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our Tuesday with more quiet weather...mostly clear skies and temps in the 60s. Today we should see another day with highs in the mid-80s, but an approaching cold front should change that for the rest of the week. That front will bring us a chance of rain and... Continue reading
Posted Sep 5, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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It's a nice quiet start to our Labor Day 2017 with mostly clear skies and cool temps. So far September is making quiet a Fall of itself with cooler, drier air. Expect mostly clear to partly cloudy skies today...highs in the upper 80s...with SW winds developing around 5 mph. Tonight... Continue reading
Posted Sep 4, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A wind advisory is in effect until this evening at 6pm. Winds will be sustained at 15-25 mph and gusts will get up to 35 mph. Small tree limbs could come down and driving could be hazardous at times especially for high profile vehicles. WE are still seeing a band... Continue reading
Posted Sep 1, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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It's a rather quiet morning with Harvey downgraded to a tropical depression. Harvey is expected to continue to weaken today. But as Harvey moves northeast this afternoon with the heating of the atmosphere, we could see a few stronger cells in our area. A tornado watch could be issued this... Continue reading
Posted Aug 31, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We have some great news for you if you're wanting to have a fun Labor Day weekend. The weather is shaping up to be awesome! Harvey looks like he will be out of here just in time to say an unofficial goodbye this weekend to Summer 2017. The outward bands... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin the morning with mostly cloudy skies and temps in the 60s in most locations. Look for another overcast day with only a slight chance of an isolated sprinkle or two...highs near 84...and east winds around 5 mph. Tonight should continue to see overcast skies...with lows near 71...and a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Tropical Storm Harvey could produce historic flooding through the middle of the week into Texas and Louisiana. Harvey could be in the Gulf, just off the coast of Texas, through Wednesday...and then head back into east Texas and slowly move through Louisiana. Locally, we could see some showers from the... Continue reading
Posted Aug 28, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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My oh my, it sure feels nice out there this morning. Under mostly clear skies we began the morning in the 60s in most areas. Some areas even dropped into the 50s. Expect mostly sunny skies today...highs near 89...and northeast winds around 5 mph. We are expecting clouds to increase... Continue reading
Posted Aug 25, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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Wowzers, what a difference a day makes. Temps are muuuuch cooler out there this morning in many places. As clouds continue to push to the south, we actually dropped into the 50s in some locations before sunrise. Expect mostly sunny skies today...highs in the mid-to-upper 80s...but drier, more comfortable air.... Continue reading
Posted Aug 24, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A cold front is expected to move into our area today, bringing a chance of showers and thunderstorms...with highs in the mid to upper 80s...and NW winds at 5-10 mph. This morning's computer models are not showing very impressive rainfall with this system. The best chance of rain will likely... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our morning with mostly clear skies and we should see plenty of sunshine until noon. That will help to heat up our atmosphere quickly. Look for highs today to top out close to 93 in many areas and heat indices could reach triple digits...especially in west Alabama. Winds... Continue reading
Posted Aug 22, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We begin our morning with mostly clear skies and temps in the low to mid-70s. SOLAR ECLIPSE MONDAY: We are hours away from the big Solar Eclipse. This event begins at 12 p.m. as the moon passes between the sun and earth, casting a broad shadow. We may even have... Continue reading
Posted Aug 21, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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A cold front is poised to push through our area today, but it's not bringing much of a chance of rain. In fact, so far we've only seen a few clouds out of this system. A better chance of rain will likely develop into south Alabama in the heat of... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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We go from a wet weather pattern to a very hot one. I'm only going with a 20-percent chance of showers for this afternoon...highs in the low 90s, with "feels like" temps at 100 or above. A frontal boundary is set to push into Alabama tomorrow, bringing with it a... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather
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This morning we have overcast skies with temps in the 70s, but our radar is showing no rainfall. We could see a few isolated showers develop this afternoon, but this morning's model run isn't showing a lot of coverage. Look for highs this afternoon to top out in the low... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2017 at WBRC First Alert Weather